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2. What is overextension?

  • The word's meaning is stretched
  • The word's meaning is reduced
  • The word's meaning is used correctly
  • The word's meaning is applied to completely different things

3. Which theorist developed the idea of the LAD and linked it to his own theory of language development?

  • Katherine Nelson
  • Jean Berko
  • Noam Chomsky
  • Roger Brown

4. Which is the earliest stage of development?

  • Telegraphic
  • Post-telegraphic
  • Holophrastic
  • Two-word

5. Which theory explains that language is acquired through imitation and reinforcement?

  • Cognitive
  • Nativist
  • Behaviourist
  • Social Interactionist


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